Fast Food

India in terms of food is diverse. There is no universal thumb rule which defines Indian food. The street food available in major cities will have a few common delicacies. The best part about street food is that one can enjoy it without any inhibitions. Street food’s unique characteristic is defined by the fact that it clearly represent local flavour.Given our hectic lifestyles today, many people neither have the time nor inclination to cook long, leisurely meals. They often resort to eating fast food that are quick and easy to prepare. The fast food industry in India has evolved with the changing lifestyles of the young Indian population. Many of the traditional dishes have been adapted to suit the emerging fast food outlets.

Aloo Paneer Chaat
Chaat, Paneer, Potato

Aloo Paneer Chaat

Aloo Paneer Chaat is a delicious, tangy and easy to make chaat dish. It is ideal as an appetizer or can also be served as an evening snack. This is bound to be a hit with the little ones at home. Print Recipe 0 from 0 votes Aloo Paneer Chaat […]

Macaroni Cheese (Mac and Cheese)
Kids, Pasta

Macaroni Cheese (Mac and Cheese)

Mac and Cheese (Macaroni Cheese) is a very popular and classic American dish. It is a comfort food of sorts – can be had for breakfast, lunch or as an evening snack dish. A rich and creamy dish made with just very few ingredients, it is a one pot dish […]

Vegetable Sandwich
Sandwich

Vegetable Sandwich

A simple and delicious vegetable sandwich that can be made within minutes. Sandwiches are a very popular dish that can be either served as an appetizer or they are a meal by themselves. When it comes to sandwiches there are so many variations that can be made. But this vegetable […]

Bread Pakora
Fast Food, Snacks

Bread Pakora

Bread Pakora is a very popular North Indian street food. They are an ideal snack all through out the year, more so during the rainy season or during cold winter. Easy to make, they can be served as a breakfast dish or as an evening snack preferably with tea.   […]

Ragda Pattice (Ragda Patties)
Chaat

Ragda Patties (Ragda Pattice)

Ragda Pattice (or Ragda Patties) is a popular street food (chaat) made with dried white peas and potato cutlet topped with chutney and onions. It is one of the oldest foods in the streets of Mumbai and this simple recipe allows you to make it at your own home. If […]

Dabeli
Chaat

Dabeli

Dabeli, also known as Kutchi Dabeli or Indian burger, is a very popular Gujarati street food snack found across India. Similar to Vada Pav, it consists of spicy mashed potatoes placed in-between a burger bun (pav), garnished with sev and pomegranate seeds. Dabeli’s can be made in a jiffy and […]

Corn Bhel
Chaat, Kids

Corn Bhel

Corn Bhel is a delicious North Indian street food snack. This recipe is not only delicious it is very easy to make with simple ingredients. Though the dish does not require green chutney and sweet tamarind chutney, if you prefer you can add a little bit to the final dish. […]

Spinach Burger
Burgers, Spinach

Spinach Burger

Have you ever heard of a spinach burger recipe? If the answer is no then you are certainly missing out one of the most scrumptious and healthy burgers which also tastes like heaven. It might be hard to find a spinach burger recipe in a typical Indian restaurant or hotel […]

Bombay Toast
Fast Food

Bombay Bread Toast

Each one of us has our own preferences when it comes to toasting bread. Some of us like the spicy variant with chilies and onion whereas some of us like the sweet version with eggs, honey and milk mixture. The Bombay Bread Toast recipe is a sweet-savory variant of the […]

Cheese Corn Balls
Corn, Fast Food, Snacks

Cheese Corn Balls

Cheese corn balls are a combination of unique flavors of cheese and corn. A sumptuous cheese cornball is the one which is crunchy from outside but soft and creamy from the inside. You can either fry the cheese corn balls or bake them as per your wish. Fried ones are […]

Noodles cutlet
Cutlet, Fast Food, Kids, Potato, Snacks

Noodles Cutlet

What would you do when there is leftover noodles? It’s a shame that most times, it get thrown away. This Noodles Cutlet recipe not only finishes off the leftovers, but also brings more life to snack time! Moreover, cutlets are all time favourites! Crispy on the outside and soft on […]

Spicy Mayo and Paneer Sandwich
Fast Food, Sandwich

Spicy Mayo and Paneer Sandwich

Sandwiches can become boring! But what if you can add a twist that makes it hearty as well as juicy and spicy. Presenting to you – Spicy Mayo and Paneer Sandwich that is not just spicy, but filling as well. Mayonnaise or Mayo as it is commonly called, is extremely […]

Aloo Tikki Burger
Burgers, Fast Food

Aloo Tikki Burger

Aloo Tikki Burger is an Indo-Western popular snack and sometimes a meal in itself. Tikki is an Indian subcontinent snack also known as croquettes in English. Aloo Tikki is a very popular version followed by Paneer and Chicken Tikka. Aloo Tikki is a very popular street food that is made […]

Paneer Pav Bhaji
Chaat, Paneer

Paneer Pav Bhaji

Pav Bhaji is a quintessential street chaat item of Mumbai fame. Now, while people have their own favourites amongst the many chaat dishes, I’m yet to come across someone who has not taken a fancy to the Pav Bhaji. The Paneer Pav Bhaji is a twist to this most  commonly […]

Pizza Paratha
Paratha, Pizza

Pizza Paratha

For a quintessential Italian, pizzas are never passe, just like the paratha for an Indian. What if you could create a fusion that celebrates the taste of both the cuisines. The Pizza Paratha recipe is extremely simple to make and begins with making the paratha dough in the usual way. […]

Mini Chicken Burgers
Burgers, Chicken

Mini Chicken Burgers

These Mini Chicken Burgers are a great snack for any occasion. Especially during parties or any festivities, they make for a perfect finger-licking food or even a light meal. And kids will love them. Ingredients: Chicken Breasts – 2, boneless and skinless Onion – 1, medium, finely chopped Tomato Ketchup […]

Chana Masala Pasta
Pasta

Chana Masala Pasta

Here is a desi twist to the famous Italian dish – pasta cooked in Indian style chana masala. Very easy to make with everyday ingredients and is bound to be a hit with the children. Ingredients: Pasta – 1 cup Chickpeas – 1/4 cup Garlic Cloves – 2 Onion – […]

Tomato Pulao
Fast Food, Kids, Pulao, Tomato

Tomato Cheese Pulao

Tomato Cheese Pulao is a very popular and easy to make dish. Popular as a street food in Mumbai, the pulao is a perfect recipe for kids. This variation of the original dish adds cheese to the dish and is delicious & flavourful. Ingredients: Raw Rice/ Basmati Rice – 2 […]

Paneer Nuggets
Fast Food, Kids, Paneer

Paneer Nuggets

Paneer Nuggets is a simple, easy to make snack for any occasion. Fresh paneer cubes are mixed with paste made with the spices, dusted in breadcrumbs and deep fried until golden brown & crispy. These are best served with ketchup or mint chutney either as an after-school snack, evening snack […]

Veg Kothu Parotta
Egg, Fast Food, Paratha, South Indian

Veg Kothu Parotta

Kothu Parotta is a very popular South Indian dish. It is a simple dish made using shredded parottas with an assortment of vegetables & spices. Typically this is made using left over parottas and is a very popular street food across Tamil Nadu. Madurai Kothu Parotta is a very famous […]

Vegetable Momos
Chinese, Fast Food

Vegetable Momos

Momos are a popular dish in the North Eastern region of India, Tibet and China. The vegetable momos are a good, healthier alternatives to samosas or pakoras. These are steamed dumplings with mixed vegetables and can be served as a snack. Ingredients: Maida – 1/2 cup Oil – 2 tblsp […]

Cabbage Manchurian
Cabbage, Chinese, Fast Food, Snacks

Cabbage Manchurian

Cabbage Manchurian is a delicious Indo Chinese appetizer starter that is sweet, crunchy and spicy. While most people know only the Gobi Manchurian, this is also a popular manchurian dish from the Chinese cuisine. In some places, this is also called as Chinese Pakoda. To make this cabbage manchurian, you […]

paneer finger fry
Fast Food, Paneer, Snacks

Paneer Finger Fry

Paneer Finger Fry is a perfect appetizer snack for any occasion – whether it is a snack for evening time, weekend parties, sunday brunch or any get together, these paneer fingers are easy to make and makes for a yummy dish. Serve this with a choice of dip or ketchup. […]

chicken nuggets
Chicken, Fast Food

Chicken Nuggets

Chicken Nuggets are a very popular fast food snack across the globe. Often served as an appetizer or as a snack, they are easy to make and is often a meal by itself.   Ingredients: Boneless Chicken – 1/2 kg Egg – 1 Black Pepper Powder – 1 tsp Chilli […]

Samosa Pav
Chaat, Fast Food

Samosa Pav

Mumbai is the place for street food with numerous road side eateries, push carts and cafes. One of the most popular chaat/fast food items is Samosa Pav. Fresh and hot samosa is placed between pav buns and topped up a choice of chutneys. A delicious variation to the Vada Pav […]

Farfalle with Grilled Vegetables
Pasta

Farfalle with Grilled Vegetables

A crunchy medley of grilled vegetables with pasta garnished with cheese. Feel free to experiment with a choice of veggies. Ingredients: Farfalle Pasta – 225 gms Capsicum – 1, medium, chopped Zucchini – 1, medium, chopped Eggplant – 1, small, sliced Tomatoes – 1 large or 2 medium, chopped Onion […]

Mushroom Bolognese
Mushroom, Pasta

Mushroom Bolognese

A healthy and vegetarian Bolognese that is perfect for a cozy weekend lunch or dinner. Traditional bolognese gets its flavor from the meat that’s used. In this vegetarian version, the flavor comes from the mushrooms. A classic Italian dish in a vegetarian twist. Ingredients: Linguine Pasta – 225 gms (or […]

Maggi Hot Heads Peri Peri Noodles
Fast Food

Maggi Peri Peri with Vegetables

Maggi is hugely popular with kids, adults and everyone who loves a quick 2 minutes snack or bite. Maggi Peri Peri Noodles is a new flavour launched by them and this recipe is very simple to make and takes only 2 minutes. Ingredients Maggi Hot Heads (Peri-Peri flavour) – 1 […]

Ragi Noodles Recipe
Fast Food

Ragi Noodles

Ragi is a good source of natural iron, calcium, protein and amino acids. This recipe is a great way to introduce Ragi to children and also to adults who have not tried ragi before. Ragi Noodles can be served for lunch and also can be packed for school or office […]

Chicken Macaroni Salad
Chicken, Pasta, Salad

Chicken Macaroni Salad

A classic salad, this Chicken Macaroni Salad is perfect as an appetizer, starter or even as a picnic salad. It is very simple and easy to make. Ingredients: Macaroni – 1 cup, cooked Chicken – 1/2 cup, cooked, diced Capsicum – 1, small, chopped Green Peas – 1/2 cup Onion […]